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Misheard lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for Cleaning Out The Rooms that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

British Sea Power's, "Cleaning Out The Rooms"
Misheard Lyrics:
Dad, drifting ahead for you
Original Lyrics:
Dark cloud, drifting out of view
British Sea Power's, "Cleaning Out the Rooms"
Misheard Lyrics:
Swept away, upon our hats, in cold coal
Sarah called me ugly, an Orangutan, hanged it up
Original Lyrics:
Slept away, upon our hearts, in cold coal ceremonial
On a rainy day, hang it up

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